When you sent your acer's in (RMA) where did you send them. A local shop or somewhere out of state? I am trying to get an 8104 myself, but I hear a few things about Acer support and its RMA process is real hard.
Yea I am in the same boat but my choice it towards the 8104 vs the Z71V. My reasons are :
a) x700 slightly better than 6600go (not a lot though)
b) has a native xD card reader that matches my digital camera
c) yes it...
The CL56 was one of "the" laptops to get for the thin and light crowd that had a decent GPU back in its day (last year). I was going to get that but decided to wait for sonoma's to come out.
Compal usually makes...
I have a question about the performance of HDD/DVD's. I read on
the general laptop forum today that Sonoma only supports a
single channel PATA but (2) SATA.
The 8104's have PATA drive and dvd correct? Has anyone
Good work you will help us. I was planning on getting an 8104 but had a question on if Linux would work on it. I heard that ATI driver support was very spotty.
Any luck with OpenGL, hardware acceleration ?
Looks like it is the Asus 71V to me. As for ABS as a retailer, not sure. If the model is just the Asus then you should be able to get it cheaper elsewhere. Just look for a vendor that has a good return policy if you are unhappy with...